Published 11 August 2021
Cheques are being phased out in New Zealand. In light of the phase-out, the Panel issues the following guidance on the drafting of acceptance forms.
Under rule 33(2) of the Code, an offer to which…
On 1 July 2021, the Panel marked 20 years of the Takeovers Code.
Established under the Takeovers Act 1993, the Panel was first tasked with drafting and recommending the Code. Among other objectives…
In July 2021, the Panel released a consultation paper seeking input on a range of proposed amendments to the Code, as well as to other legislation which broadly relate to New Zealand’s capital…Read More
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